The Arc Responds to the Violence in Charlottesville

Washington DC – The Arc released the following statement in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia: “Our collective hearts break after witnessing the hatred, violence, and innocent death that rocked Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend. This hatred does not represent our America; it is a shocking betrayal of the values of our nation. We […]

The Timeline Has Changed, But Threats to People with Disabilities in Senate Health Care Reform Efforts Remain

Washington, DC – The Arc released the following statement as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pulls the Better Care Reconciliation Act, and announces an upcoming vote on a repeal of the Affordable Care Act without an immediate replacement: “Make no mistake – the Medicaid program and the home and community based supports that people with […]

Webinar: A Closer Look at the New ABLE Programs

ABLE National Resource Center August 4, 2016 / 2:00 – 3:30 PM Eastern Time ABLE National Resource Center With the recent launch of the Ohio, Tennessee, Nebraska, and Florida State ABLE programs, the ABLE National Resource Center (ANRC) would like to invite potential ABLE participants, their families, and all other ABLE stakeholders, to attend a […]

Enrollment begins May 9 for additional Medicaid services for Flint residents

Yesterday the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services issued the following press release and attached FAQ sheet.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2016 CONTACT: Jennifer Eisner, (517) 241-2112  Enrollment begins May 9 for additional Medicaid services for Flint residents LANSING, Mich. – Many Flint residents who were served by the city’s water system within […]

Welcome to the New Website

We are very happy to welcome you to the new website for the Arc Michigan! Over the next few weeks we will be adding more content and fine tuning this site, so if you see an issue please let us know. And, if you like what you see, we wouldn’t mind hearing about that either.  😀